Pronunciation: JAY-kim CAHR-ih-dihn

aka: Bors

A high ranking officer of the Children of the Light and an Inquisitor of the Hand of the Light. He has a large family including two sisters, Dealda and Vanora.

Possible Spoilers#

He is also a Darkfriend.

Physical Description#

He is tall. He is gray at the temples but hard-faced and hard-eyed. (TSR,Ch38) He has dark, deep-set eyes. (LoC,Prologue) He has a steely face and deep-set eyes. (ACoS,Ch15)

Points of View#

See Jaichim Carridin's chapter points of view.

Chronology (Possible Spoilers)#

Other References (Possible Spoilers)#

  1. In Lord of Chaos
    1. LoC,Ch9 - Balwer reports to Niall that Carridin is doing well raising trouble in Altara and Murandy.
  2. In A Crown of Swords
    1. ACoS,Prologue - Niall has sent orders to him to capture Elayne in Ebou Dar.
    2. ACoS,Ch14 - Mat follows Mili Skane to the Chelsaine Palace and learns from Noal that Carridin has rented it.
    3. ACoS,Ch15 - Niall ordered Carridin to cause turmoil in Altara and Murandy so the Whitecloaks could come in and save the day. He also ordered him to kidnap Elayne.
    4. ACoS,Ch16 - Mat leaves a note at the Tarasin Palace for Elayne and Nynaeve warning them about Carridin and Darkfriends. He tells Queen Tylin that Carridin is a Darkfriend.
    5. ACoS,Ch21 - Carridin visited the palace that afternoon despite the fact that Tylin knows he's a Darkfriend. Thom explains that Whitecloaks would overrun the city if Carridin were arrested.
    6. ACoS,Ch22 - Aviendha and Birgitte go to keep a watch on Carridin.
    7. ACoS,Ch28 - Aviendha and Birgitte are watching Carridin's place. Mat sends Vanin to watch him as well and later sends Thom and Juilin, too.
    8. ACoS,Ch31 - Aviendha is still watching Carridin's place.
    9. ACoS,Ch37 - Thom, Juilin, Birgitte and Aviendha are watching Carridin's palace.

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